Fasteners for Retail, Inc. v. DeJohn, No. 100333, 2014 WL 1669132 (Ohio Ct. App. Apr. 24, 2014)

Key Insight: Trial court abused its discretion in ordering forensic imaging of defendants’ computer hard drives, as record did not demonstrate that documents plaintiff sought were being unlawfully withheld by defendants and not available from plaintiff’s own information or other sources, and in failing to set out an appropriate protocol to govern the forensic imaging process and protect defendants’ confidential information and preserve any private or privileged information

Nature of Case: Patent infringement, false advertising, misappropriation of trade secrets, breach of employment agreements

Electronic Data Involved: Computer hard drives

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